Tag: mathematics

Feb 22, 2018

The Hidden Way Stairs Shape Your Life

The Hidden Way Stairs Shape Your Life

Stairs don’t just get you from point A to point B. They shape your movement — and your feelings

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Feb 20, 2018

37 Incredible Modular Origami Works by Ekaterina Lukasheva

37 Incredible Modular Origami Works by Ekaterina Lukasheva

Who needs glue when you can fold paper like this

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Jan 24, 2018

Can You Solve the Dark Coin Riddle?

Can You Solve the Dark Coin Riddle?

TED-Ed is back with a fun, new riddle

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Jan 12, 2018

‘Cantina Theme’ Played by a Pencil and a Woman with Too Much Time on Her Hands

‘Cantina Theme’ Played by a Pencil and a Woman with Too Much Time on Her Hands

What Star Wars’ “Cantina Theme” would sound like if your instrument was a pencil

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Nov 27, 2017

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Petro Vrellis wraps a single, 1-2 km long thread, 3000-4000 times across a 200-peg loom

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Nov 8, 2017

Unravelling Ropes Into Fractal-Like Patterns (10 Photos)

Unravelling Ropes Into Fractal-Like Patterns (10 Photos)

Janaina Mello Landini unravels ropes into patterns that evoke tree roots, river basins and lightning strikes

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Nov 7, 2017

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

At Cloudflare HQ there’s a wall of lava lamps that keeps a good bit of the internet secure, here’s how

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